Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Mathematics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mathematics over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Mathematics (Maths)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 80 85
Rank change year-on-year -21 +5 +8
Contract jobs citing Mathematics 6 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.39% 0.71% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.81% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Glasgow median daily rate £175 - £350
10th Percentile £110 - £335
90th Percentile £183 - £365
Scotland median daily rate £225 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -40.00% +1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £14.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -37.22% +18.42%

Mathematics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,325 989 1,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.54% 87.52% 82.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 806 526 578
Glasgow median daily rate £389 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.07% +5.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £206
90th Percentile £525 £488 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 10 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.93 £27.45 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.67% -15.55% +27.45%
10th Percentile £10.06 £14.49 £13.55
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.23 £40.26
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +8.11% -48.61% +32.11%

Mathematics
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Mathematics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Mathematics in Glasgow

Mathematics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mathematics in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mathematics in Glasgow

Mathematics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mathematics in Glasgow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mathematics in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mathematics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Mathematics.

1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Economics
3 3 (50.00%) Document Management
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (50.00%) Statistics
3 3 (50.00%) Operations Research
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) QlikView
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (50.00%) Tableau
3 3 (50.00%) Data Extraction
3 3 (50.00%) Data Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Power BI
4 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Django
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

Mathematics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Power BI
1 3 (50.00%) QlikView
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Django
1 1 (16.67%) NumPy
1 1 (16.67%) Pandas
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 3 (50.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) Economics
2 3 (50.00%) Operations Research
2 3 (50.00%) Statistics
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (16.67%) Data Science
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) Avaya
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk